PRAYER

Harvey, Irma, and Jose – What is God saying?

 "The wind blows to the south and goes around to the north; around and around goes the wind, and on its circuits the wind returns."   Ecclesiastes 1:6. More than 2000 years ago the words of Ecclesiastes were written down.  It's author is considered one of the wisest...

Are You Still Praying?

If there is one topic that captured the attention of people around the globe in 2016, it’s Donald Trump.  From his unique hair, and his brash refusal to bow to political correctness, to his surprising victory over Democrats, Republicans, and the media, people just...

TEACHING

What’s Your Joy Capacity?

What types of things frustrate you?  Overwhelming schedules, gridlocked traffic, a burnt meal, finances that just don’t add up!  These are all things that can easily steal our joy.  We have all faced them, so we know the potential they have to knock us off our perch....

There’s A Little Dr. Dolittle In All Of Us.

The world is the Lord’s and everything in it.  Subsequently, things that we observe in nature can teach us things about God and life.  And as a part of that creation, we can learn things about ourselves as well.  It is not a mystical worship of the creation itself. ...

There’s A Reason You Have A favorite Pair Of Jeans.

Emilee Danielson Think of your favorite pair of jeans.  You've probably owned too many pairs to count, but Is there one specific pair that pops into your mind instantly when you think "favorite"?  You’ve probably owned them for a while.  Maybe it’s a pair that are...

Why Every Christian Should Be Writing “Merry Xmas”.

Merry Xmas!  It's a phrase often met with angst in Christian circles.  But before you get offended, here’s a question for you. What do Christmas and the almighty dollar have in common?  The answer is: probably more than you might think.  Aside from the fact that a lot...

BEHIND THE SCENES

Spilled Champaign and Overflowing Garbage Cans

I have had many “spilled champaign” moments over the course of my life.  What is that?  Well, you know the saying “there’s no use crying over spilled milk”.  It’s a wise saying.  Probably one your mother said because she had heard more than her fill of unnecessary...